Wadi al-Wurayah and Ain al-Madhab waterfalls
The waterfalls of Wadi Al Wurayah and Ain Al Mudhab are among the most important parks in Fujairah and its main tourist attractions. Wadi Al Wurayah is a nature reserve covering an area of 31,000 acres.
The waterfall is located between Khorfakkan Port and Al Bidiyah, and it is the only one in the UAE. The emirate includes the oldest mosques in the country, such as the Al-Bidiyah Mosque and the Heritage Village.
Fujairah is predominantly mountainous, and the weather in Fujairah is relatively cold compared to the rest of the country.
Among the most beautiful activities that can be practiced in the emirate are water sports such as swimming, sailing, water bikes, and fishing.
The emirate is famous for its Friday market, located on the road to Fujairah, and is the most appropriate place to buy locally produced fruits and vegetables, and other heritage products such as pottery and carpets.
The emirate is characterized by a number of historical attractions, such as the Fujairah Fort, which is hundreds of years old, and stands tall on a slight slope at the edge of the history gardens in Fujairah City.
The construction of these forts is often attributed to the Portuguese colonists who settled in the area hundreds of years ago, but many of them were older than that.
The Heritage Village in Fujairah includes a group of traditional houses (Al-Arish) and fishing boats made of palm fronds.
It allows visitors to learn about the ancient lifestyle in this region, and how to exploit natural resources in the traditional life in the mountains on the banks of the eastern coast of the country since ancient times.
Fujairah includes sites that allow activities for adventure lovers, including the Fujairah Adventure Park, which was established with the aim of encouraging adventure tourism and discovering the ancient passages in the emirate, which vary between desert, wild, mountainous, and marine.
The emirate is also a well-known destination for marine sports lovers, through the Fujairah International Marine Sports Club and a number of famous diving centers.
Kids friendly sites
Fujairah is one of the best cities, as a family destination, as it has child-friendly sites; Including Ain Mudhab Garden, where life falls asleep to the voices and joy of children and the songs and happiness of adults.
There is the recently opened Umbrella Beach, which is an ambitious project on the waterfront, consisting of retail stores, restaurants, cafes, and other recreational, water and sports activities as well.
Thanks to its rich history, the Emirate of Fujairah boasts a number of historical sites, monuments and castles.
Tourists can explore the past at the Fujairah Museum, or view the emirate's amazing culture at the Heritage Village, Al Bidiyah Mosque or the Friday Market in Masafi.
As well as through a number of famous castles, such as Fujairah, Al Hail, Al Bathna, Masafi... and other areas that exude ancient and heritage.
Fujairah is rich in many major landmarks that attract tourists, including the Fujairah Castle, which is located on a high hill in the old area, and its construction rises to about 20 meters above sea level. It was built between 1500 and 1550 AD, and was rebuilt between 1650 and 1700.
There is another great and distinguished landmark, the "Sheikh Zayed Mosque", which has become one of the most important facades of the emirate, especially as it is the second largest mosque in the Emirates after the Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi.
Leisure and Hospitality
The Emirate of Fujairah provides visitors with a wide range of accommodation and hospitality options, from luxurious beach resorts, to hotels within the city in various categories of 5, 4 and 3 stars, to suit different levels and desires of tourists.
The Emirate of Fujairah has a number of world-famous hotels distributed between Fujairah, Dibba and Al Aqah Beach in particular.
Restaurants and cafes
Fujairah includes a range of distinguished restaurants and cafes that suit all tastes, such as the Salad Bar that serves healthy dishes, The Orangery restaurant, which serves authentic British cuisine, and Al Rumaila Farms Café, which serves fresh and delicious food and drinks produced by the farm daily.
A number of famous restaurants in the emirate, such as Al Meshwar, Sadaf, and Al Mallah.